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Journal of a second voyage for the discovery of a north-west passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific : performed in the years 1821-22-23, in His Majesty's ships Fury and Hecla, under the orders of Captain William Edward Parry : illustrated by numerous plates

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Journal of a second voyage for the discovery of a north-west passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific : performed in the years 1821-22-23, in His Majesty's ships Fury and Hecla, under the orders of Captain William Edward Parry : illustrated by numerous plates


Published 1824
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"Published by authority of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty."

"London: Printed by W. Clowes"--Verso of t.p.

Includes music (p. 542).

"Vocabulary of Esquimaux words and sentences": p. [559]-571.

Illustrations by George Francis Lyon, Captain of the "Hecla"; engraved by Edward Finden.

Dedicated to Viscount Melville.

"This work deals with the characteristics of the Eskimos and is a treatise on aboriginal life as welll as a narrative of scientific discoveries."--Hill coll, p. 464.

Errata: p. [572].

citation/reference: UC San Diego. Hill Coll., no. 1312

"London: Printed by W. Clowes"--Verso of t.p

Includes music (p. 542)

"Vocabulary of Esquimaux words and sentences": p. [559]-571

Illustrations by George Francis Lyon, Captain of the "Hecla"; engraved by Edward Finden

Dedicated to Viscount Melville

"This work deals with the characteristics of the Eskimos and is a treatise on aboriginal life as welll as a narrative of scientific discoveries."--Hill coll, p. 464

Errata: p. [572]

UC San Diego. Hill Coll.

SCNHRB copy (39088000490896) lacking one of the folding maps

SCNHRB copy stamped on verso of t.p.: Smithsonian Institution National Museum Jul 16 1910 [ms. acc. no.] 213178

SCNHRB copy bound in diced russia, gilt and blind rolls, title and decoration in gilt on spine, marbled edges and endpapers


Publisher London : John Murray
Year 1824
Pages 718
Possible copyright status Public domain. The BHL considers that this work is no longer under copyright protection.
Language English
Call number 39088000490896
Digitizing sponsor Biodiversity Heritage Library
Book contributor Smithsonian Libraries
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